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Applications of Encapsulation and Controlled Release

2nd Edition

Edited by Munmaya K. Mishra

CRC Press

488 pages | 187 B/W Illus.

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Description

The field of encapsulation, especially microencapsulation, is a rapidly growing area of research and product development. Applications of Encapsulation and Controlled Release offers a broad perspective on a variety of applications and processes, including, up-to-date research, figures, tables, illustrations, and references. Written at a level comprehensible to non-experts, it is a rich source of technical information and current practices in research and industry.

Table of Contents

Materials of Natural Origin for Encapsulation. Cellulose Ethers: Applications.Cellulose-Based Biopolymers: Formulation and Delivery Applications. Starch-Based Polymeric Biomaterial: Drug Delivery. Biodegradable Polymers: Drug Delivery Applications. Encapsulation Technologies for Modifying Food Performance. Microencapsulation:Probiotics. Organogels as Food Delivery Systems. β-Lactoglobulin: Bioactive Nutrients Delivery. Encapsulation of Polyphenolics. Encapsulation of Bioactive Compounds. Encapsulation of Flavors, Nutraceuticals, and Antibacterials. Encapsulation of Aroma.. Molecular (Cyclodextrin) Encapsulation of Volatiles and Essential Oils. Microencapsulation: Artificial Cells. Cell Encapsulation. Cell Immobilization Technologies for Applications in Alcoholic Beverages.Enzyme Immobilization in Biodegradable Polymers for Biomedical Applications.Emulsion-Solvent Removal System for Drug Delivery.Organogels in Controlled Drug Delivery. Microparticulate Drug Delivery Systems. Colloid Drug Delivery Systems. Melt Extrusion Pharmaceutical Applications. Nanoparticles: Biomaterials for Drug Delivery. Polymer Systems for Ophthalmic Drug Delivery. Drug Delivery Systems: Oral Mucosal.Polymeric Biomaterials for Controlled Drug Delivery.Nanogels: Chemical Approaches to Preparation. Electrospinning Technology: Polymeric Nanofiber Drug Delivery.Polyelectrolyte Complexes: Drug Delivery Technology.Polymeric Nano/Microparticles for Oral Delivery of Proteins and Peptides.Vegetable Oil–Based Formulations for Controlled Drug Delivery.Introduction to Commercial Microencapsulation. Stable Core-Shell Microcapsules for Industrial Applications. Microencapsulation Applications in Food Packaging. Microencapsulation of Phase Change Materials.

About the Editor

Munmaya Mishra, Ph.D., is a polymer scientist who has worked in the industry for more than 30 years. He has been engaged in research, management, technology innovations, and product development. He currently holds research and technical management responsibility at Altria Research Center and serves as the Editor-in-Chief of three Taylor & Francis’ renowned polymer journals. He has contributed immensely to multiple aspects of polymer applications, including encapsulation and controlled release technologies. He has authored and coauthored hundreds of scientific articles, is the author or editor of eight books, and holds over 70 US patents, over 50 US patent-pending applications, and over 100 world patents. He has received numerous recognitions and awards. He is the editor-in-chief of the recently published 11-volume Encyclopedia of Biomedical Polymers and Polymeric Biomaterials and the Encyclopedia of Polymer Applications. He founded the International Society of Biomedical Polymers and Polymeric Biomaterials as well as a scientific meeting titled Advanced Polymers via Macromolecular Engineering, which has gained international recognition and is under the sponsorship of the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry.

About the Series

Encapsulation and Controlled Release

The field of encapsulation, especially microencapsulation, is a rapidly growing area of research and product development. The Encapsulation and Controlled Release Series covers the entire field, with its volumes presenting the fundamental processes involved and exploring how to use those processes for different applications in industry. Titles are written at a level comprehensible to non-experts, each is a rich source of technical information and many address current practices in research and industry.

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MED009000
MEDICAL / Biotechnology
SCI013000
SCIENCE / Chemistry / General
TEC021000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Material Science
TEC055000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Textiles & Polymers